ESOC 2017

New Directions in an Uncertain World

The rise of nationalist populism and the fracturing of the global policy consensus on the benefits of globalisation presents policy-makers with some of their biggest challenges since the end of the Second World War. And yet with weak productivity, rising inequality and technology racing ahead, new policy directions must be forged.

Keynote presenters included:

  • The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP, Prime Minister of Australia
  • The Hon Scott Morrison MP, Treasurer
  • The Hon Bill Shorten MP, Leader of the Opposition
  • The Hon Julie Bishop MP, Minister for Foreign Affairs
  • The Hon Chris Bowen MP, Shadow Treasurer
  • Professor Ross Garnaut, Professorial Research Fellow in Economics, The University of Melbourne

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